acquisition

ALTANA Acquires Specialty Coatings Business From Henkel

WESEL, Germany—The specialty chemicals group ALTANA has acquired the specialty coatings business of Henkel. Products are sold under the brand names MiraFoil and Miracure and are mainly supplied to the packaging industry in North America. The business generated sales of around $15 million in 2012. Within the ALTANA group the business will be integrated into […]

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The Provident Group Acquires Custom Flex, LLC

BRYAN, OH—The Provident Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., has acquired Custom Flex, a leading manufacturer and distributor of doctor blades, end seals and innovative solutions for the printing industry. The acquisition is part of The Provident Group’s ongoing effort to provide continuous improvement in its product offering of doctor blades, end […]

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Atlas Die Acquires Bernal Inc.

ELKHART, IN—Atlas Die LLC acquired Bernal, Inc. of Rochester Hills, MI, on July 3, 2013. Bernal has been a leader in the manufacturing of rotary dies, folding carton systems and die cutting modules for over 40 years. The sale also included Bernal-Yawa, a joint venture in Shanghai, China. The combination of Atlas Die and Bernal […]

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Pamarco to Buy Absolut Engineering

ROSELLE, NJ—Pamarco Technologies LLC expects to finalize the acquisition of Absolute Engineering, Ltd. of West Yorkshire, England and its American subsidiary Absolute Print Engineering, Hiram, GA; by July 31. Absolute Engineering is a manufacturer of carbon fiber doctor blade chambers and the InkSave ink wash–up system, both of which are utilized in flexographic printing. Terry […]

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Anderson & Vreeland Acquires The Provident Group

BRYAN, OH—Anderson & Vreeland announced the acquisition of The Provident Group, a leading manufacturer and distributor of doctor blades, end seals and innovative solutions for the flexographic printing industry. The acquisition is part of Anderson & Vreeland’s o-going effort to provide continuous improvement in product offering, service and support for its North American customers. “Provident […]

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Koenig & Bauer Buys Majority Stake in Flexotecnica

The takeover of the majority stake in Flexotecnica, part of Cerutti Group, by Koenig & Bauer was made official on Feb. 28, 2013, at the close of the Supervisory Board of KBA. This is a step forward in the restructuring process undergone by Cerutti Group, and it is at the same time the strengthening of […]

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Constantia Flexibles Acquires Spear

Constantia Flexibles Group, headquartered in Vienna, Austria, has signed a deal to acquire Spear Group—one of the leading manufacturers of labels globally. Thomas Unger, CEO of Constantia Flexibles, “We will be able to serve our customers even better together with Spear, a leading beverage labels business with a highly attractive, global, blue-chip customer base. The […]

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Heraeus Noblelight Acquires Fusion UV Systems, Inc

Heraeus Noblelight successfully completed the acquisition of Fusion UV Systems, Inc. headquartered in Gaithersburg, MD on Jan. 31, 2013. Fusion UV Systems a leading provider of UV light sources will be created under the umbrella of the Heraeus technology group. Customers will benefit from the unique expert application knowledge, a technology portfolio covering all known […]

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Menasha Packaging Acquires Rand Diversified

NEENAH, WI—Menasha Packaging announced that it has acquired Rand Diversified of Edison, NJ. Both companies are privately held; terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “The acquisition of Rand Diversified strengthens our geographic coverage with the addition of East Coast fulfillment and contract packaging,” said Mike Waite, president, Menasha Packaging. “Customers continue to value partnerships […]

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WS Packagaing Acquires Label World

GREEN BAY, WI—FTA member WS Packaging Group has acquired Label World, a full-service printer located in Rochester, NY, specializing in labels and flexible packaging printing. “Label World has built its business with an ongoing commitment to the highest standards of customer service, helping its customers succeed by delivering labeling and packaging solutions for brand owners,” […]

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